Academic Opportunities

There are plenty of opportunities to get involved in the academic side of paediatrics. Find out more about different ways you could get involved.

Systematic Reviews

Pro tips: Systematic Reviews Advice from Professor Steve Turner, Consultant Paediatrician, University of Aberdeen and NHS Grampian Prof Turner’s tips: ​Get the research question right Get the search strategy right (find a few eligible papers and look for the key words). on and do the work before time slips past and you have to repeat… Continue reading Systematic Reviews

Audits

Back to basics: Clinical Audit Laura Watson, 3rd year medical student, University of Aberdeen What is a clinical audit? Clinical audit is a form of quality improvement An audit involves identifying a standard of practice within a clinical environment and measuring whether or not a department is complying to the standard. The data collected can… Continue reading Audits

Intercalated Degrees

Here is a list of intercalating programmes from across the United Kingdom that we have found which have either have a direct paediatric component or may be related to paediatrics.  Please note: This list is by no means exhaustive and if you feel that there is a course we have missed out please get in… Continue reading Intercalated Degrees